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  • BP Oil Spill Claims Climb Ahead of Appeal Day Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    The number of claims filed against BP's oil spill compensation fund has risen by 18 percent over the last six weeks to a total of 195,403, according to a claims website.

  • BlackBerry Investors to Turn Up Heat on Management Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 6:23 PM ET

    BlackBerry's annual meeting is Tuesday and management will likely face tough questions from investors after dismal quarterly results last week.

  • Morningstar Says Client Data May Have Been Leaked Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 5:29 PM ET

    Morningstar said personal information, including credit-card details, of about 2,300 customers may have been compromised due to a security breach last year.

  • A Cruel, Cruel Summer for US Credit Funds Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 12:12 PM ET

    It's shaping up to be a brutal summer for bond investors as the bloodbath in the US credit market shows no signs of letting up.

  • Murdoch Belittled British Police in Secret Recording Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 11:19 AM ET
    News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch.

    Rupert Murdoch belittled a British police inquiry into bribes allegedly paid by his journalists in a secret recording made by his staff, in sharp contrast to the profuse public apologies he made to defuse anger at news gathering practices.

  • Douglas Engelbart, Computer Mouse Inventor, Dies at 88 Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 2:42 AM ET
    Douglas C. Engelbart, american engineer, inventor of the computer mouse in 1963, here c. 1990.

    A technologist who conceived of the computer mouse and laid out a vision of an Internet decades before others brought those ideas to the mass market, died on Tuesday night.

  • No Move Expected from European Central Bank Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:17 AM ET

    The European Central Bank, eyeing tentative signs of euro zone economic recovery, is expected to eschew an major decisions on Thursday and keep its easy-money policy in place.

  • M&A Hits Decade Low, but Goldman Sees Upside Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 8:28 AM ET

    The level of merger and acquisition activity (M&A) has fallen to its lowest since 2004, according to a new report, but Goldman Sachs says confidence is returning to the M&A market.

  • Microsoft Exec Joins Zynga as New CEO Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 4:24 PM ET
    Don Mattrick

    Microsoft's entertainment head, Don Mattrick, is leaving the company to join struggling games publisher Zynga as its chief executive.

  • Investors in David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital Management's offshore gold fund were down 11.8 percent in June, bringing their year-to-date losses in the fund to 20 percent.

  • Greece and its international lenders resume talks on Monday to unlock 8.1 billion euros ($10.5 billion) of rescue loans after a two-week break during which the government almost collapsed.

  • Onyx Pharma Rejects Buyout Offer From Amgen Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 2:06 PM ET

    Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc on Sunday confirmed it had rejected an offer from Amgen Inc.

  • After Selloff, Emerging Markets Start to Look Good Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 9:18 AM ET

    The threat of less central bank stimulus and higher interest rates crushed emerging markets more than most recently. And some investors see deals.

  • Former Police Chief Launches 'Facebook' for Cops Saturday, 29 Jun 2013 | 5:18 PM ET

    A high-profile police commissioner who has run three of America's largest police forces is preparing to launch the first comprehensive social media network for police officers.

  • Former Swiss Banker Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion Saturday, 29 Jun 2013 | 9:38 AM ET

    A former Swiss banker faces up to five years in jail after pleading guilty to dodging US taxes.

  • Minn. special session on warehousing tax? Unlikely Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    ST. PAUL, Minn.-- Minnesota Republicans called for the immediate repeal of a just-approved tax on commercial warehousing on Thursday, but the demand was met with skepticism from top Democrats who noted that lawmakers have nearly a year to revise or scrap the tax before it takes effect.

  • Merkel Slams Irish Bankers for 'Damaging Democracy' Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:21 AM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel

    Chancellor Angela Merkel forcefully condemned on Friday the conduct of Irish bankers who were caught on tape joking about a bailout deal and mocking Germany.

  • European leaders agreed on new steps to fight youth unemployment and promote lending to credit-starved small business on Thursday after deals on banking resolution and the long-term EU budget.

  • Obama Has Short List of Bernanke Successors Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 8:44 PM ET
    President Barack Obama shakes hands with Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke.

    The White House has assembled a short list of candidates to succeed Federal Reserve Bank chairman Ben Bernanke, and U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is running the search.

  • CDW Prices IPO at $17, Cuts Offer Size Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 6:20 AM ET

    U.S. technology products retailer CDW Corp on Wednesday cut the size of its initial public offering (IPO), pricing the stock at the bottom end of an already lowered range, according to an underwriter.